Miniature Portrait

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1825-1840

GUSN

GUSN-60751

Description

Full-length profile portrait of a man wearing a top hat and holding a cane. Faux grained wood frame.

Details

Descriptive Terms

miniatures (paintings)
watercolor (paint)
paper (fiber product)
Picture
Portrait
Portrait

Inscription

"... Dighton..." Artist's name in lower right corner partially obscured by frame (Black ink)

Associated Building

Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.),

Maker

Dighton, Richard (English painter and caricaturist, 1785 or 1795-1880) (Artist)

Dimensions

12 1/2 x 10 1/8 x 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann

Accession Number

1942.1630